“Pakistan stands with China for promotion of Chinese initiative of One Belt and One Road”: PM
Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif and his Chinese counterpart Li Keqiang witnessed the ceremony.Federal Ministers, Advisor on Foreign Affairs and Chief Ministers of all four provinces were present on the occasion.The first MOU was related to cooperation within the framework of the Silk Road Economic Belt and the 21st century Maritime Silk Road initiative.An MOU was also signed on upgradation of main railway line track ML-1 and establishment of Haveilian Dry Port.Three agreements were pertaining to economic and technical cooperation worth 3.4 billion yuan for Gwadar port and East Bay expressway.
PM is presenting Pakistan two days Belt and road forum for international cooperation in Beijing from Sunday, theme of the forum is "strengthening international cooperation and co-building the 'belt and road' for win-win development"
Ceasefire violation by Indian Army at LoC-COAS appreciates the high state of operational readiness and effective response of Pak army
Indian troops resorted to unprovoked firing at different sectors on Line of control this morning that resulted in the injuries of three civilians.Three persons were injured in Khuiratta and Charhoi sectors of Kotli district and the rest in Samahni sector of Bhimber district, but officials feared that casualties could rise as shelling was continuing in some areas.Pakistani troops are befittingly responding to the firing.“Indian troops resumed shelling at 7am without any provocation, targeting the civilian populations.
Sartaj slams Indian attempts to bring demographic changes to occupied kashmir
The Adviser on Foreign Affairs says non-implementation of the UNSC’s resolutions is leading to a grave human tragedy in occupied Kashmir.Pakistan has urged the United Nations to take notice of Indian attempts to bring demographic changes to Occupied Kashmir.The Adviser on Foreign Affairs Sartaj Aziz in a letter to the UN Secretary General António Guterres has specifically pointed out the issuance of permanent residence certificates to non-residents, allotment of land to retired Indian army personnel and issuance of land to non-Kashmiris in occupied territory.
Terrorism has no link with Islam: Nisar
Interior Minister says politics of agitation is halting development process in the country.Mostly Muslims are the victims of terrorism in the world.
Addressing a public meeting at Chakri near Rawalpindi on Saturday evening, he said terrorism and extremism has no link with Islam.National interest will always be protected at every level.Politics of agitation is halting development process in the country.
G-7 countries call for renewed common effort against cyber crime.
The G-7 countries have called for taking steps to make the global economy work for everyone.The call was made in a statement issued at end of the two-day summit of G-7 foreign ministers in Bari, Italy .The group, consisting of the United States, Canada, France, Germany, Japan, Italy, and U.K, also called for a renewed common effort against cybercrime.The agreements, presented in the form of a final statement, are not legally binding but they represent the leaders' political commitment to follow through.
Afghanistan: 3 killed in a bomb blast
In Afghanistan, three people have been killed and one injured after a vehicle was attacked with a sticky bomb in Kabul.No group has claimed responsibility for the attack.
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